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Newswire: Timeless creators are being sued for allegedly stealing premise for their show

The fall TV season has arrived, and with it a couple of lawsuits about the creation of some of its shows. Earlier this month, we reported that Black-ish creator Kenya Barris was being sued for allegedly stealing an old college friend’s idea for the show, despite all information or “evidence” made available to the public in the 2+ years the show’s been running that indicates the series borrows heavily from Barris’ own life.
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